Mission Matters

Mission Matters 

STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY

From the depths of our hearts to the real world: "Strategic agility" to do life-changing work, St. Ignatius as a spiritual venture capitalist, and putting the Strategic Plan into action.


Broncos Win! 

SPORTS: BRONCOS WIN!

Men’s basketball wins a postseason championship and finishes nationally ranked.


Service Ace 

SPORTS: SERVICE ACE

For volleyball phenom Tanya Schmidt '12, her assists happen on the court, in the Tenderloin, and with missionaries in Peru.


Fellowships: Elizabeth Dahlhoff 

FELLOWSHIPS: STRESS AND THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT

Beetles, proteins, and a Fulbright take biologist Elizabeth Dahlhoff to Finland.


Fellowships: Ed Maurer 

FELLOWSHIPS: WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE

Ed Maurer has a well-earned reputation as an expert on sustainable water resources development. This year, add to that honors as a Google Fellow and Fulbright Fellow.


Terry Shoup 

ENGINEERING

Terry Shoup M.A. '02 honored as a Silicon Valley great.


Catherine Sandoval 

LAW: CALL HER COMMISSIONER

Catherine J. K. Sandoval joins the California Public Utilities Commission.


Angelo Ancheta 

LAW: THE BIG DRAW

The California Citizens Redistricting Commission is remaking the maps by which politicians are elected. And legal scholar Angelo Ancheta is in the thick of it.


Diane Keng '14 

ENTREPRENEURS

Diane Keng '14—A veteran entrepreneur at 19.


Internships 

INTERNSHIPS

The student-led Startup Expo brings entrepreneurship and internship together on the Mission Campus.


Laurie Laird 

SERVICE LEARNING

Laurie Laird '87 honored as a California leader in service learning.


Liz Carney '11 

CLASSROOM

A new class in "Law and Social Justice" brings the stuff of legal seminars into the undergrad classroom—and sends students out into the community to understand where theory meets the street.


Books 

BOOKS

James Lai's illuminating Asian American Political Action, Margaret Russell's study of the First Amendment in Freedom of Assembly and Petition, and other books by SCU faculty.


Snapshot 1911 

SANTA CLARA SNAPSHOT

A century ago, Santa Clara College established a School of Law. It cost a buck a day to stay in the infirmary. How much was tuition?


Rankings 

RANKINGS

Here's how SCU measures up in some recent assessments when it comes to Fulbright fellowships, business and law, and sustainability.


Heard on Campus 

HEARD ON CAMPUS

Google Chief Legal Officer David Drummond '85, former head of the International Court of Justice Dame Rosalyn Higgins, and CIA Director (and nominee for secretary of defense) Leon Panetta '60, J.D. '63


Summer 2011

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Features

Law at 100

A century of legal education at SCU.

What do investors really want?

A renowned behavioral finance expert reveals how our desires shape our actions when it comes to investing.

Mission Matters

Water, water everywhere

Ed Maurer has a well-earned reputation as an expert on sustainable water resources development.

State of the University

"Strategic agility" to do life-changing work.

Bronco Profile

Tree still stands tall

The nickname that Dennis Awtrey ’70 earned at SCU doesn't require much explanation.

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